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Construction manager

Construction and building
Direct operations on a construction project to make sure it’s completed safely, on time and within the budget.

Construction operative

Construction and building
Work as part of a team on a building site to construct a building or structure safely and efficiently.

Construction plant mechanic

Construction and building
Keep machinery on a construction site, like diggers and dumper trucks, working safely, and fix them if they break down.

Construction plant operator

Construction and building
Use large machines and vehicles, like diggers and cranes, to get big jobs done for roadworks, construction demolition and in quarries and railways.

Building technician

Construction and building
Employ workers and buy materials for construction projects to get the best quality at the lowest price.

Wall and floor tiler

Construction and building
Cover walls or floors with tiles in homes and businesses in order to make rooms attractive as well as watertight.

Building standards officer (local authority)

Construction and building
In this job, you would make sure that people involved in construction projects understand and apply the standards that make buildings safe.

Quantity surveyor

Construction and building
Estimate and control the costs for a construction project so it is good value for money.


Construction and building
Design new buildings and restore old ones to give people practical, attractive, energy efficient and safe places in which to live and work.

Architectural technician

Construction and building
Collect and organise the technical information needed to make sure a new building can be constructed